1/240 H427-170 Revell USS Aaron Ward DD-132 Four Stack Destroyer - Commander Series Issue
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG+++
1964 'Commander Series' issue with John Steel box art. Well detailed, large scale model measures 15.75 inches long when assembled. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bag including decals and instructions. The Aaron Ward served as a station ship during the first trans-Atlantic flights of NC-1, NC-3 and NC-4 in 1919. During that time she was commanded by the famous Commander R.A. Spruance (later Admiral) of Midway fame. After that she served in the Pacific Fleet. In 1940 she became part of the famous Lend-Lease arrangement and was renamed HMS Castleton and saw heavy duty as a convoy escort in the North Atlantic till 1944.
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